In the search for young generation of photographers, Canon Marketing Malaysia launches a nationwide programme – “Canon EOS Youth Ambassador Programme”. This is part of Canon’s commitment in cultivating the photography interest in the market, what not, exposing the young photographers in developing their hobby into careers.
While Canon continues to provide hobbyist and professionals with the tools of photography, the company also wanted to arm the users with the knowledge and skills in photography. At the same time, creating a platform and community for like-minded young photographers to come together.
The recent 11th annual Canon Photo Marathon further supports the company’s objective with the attendance of more than 1000 participants.
Canon EOS Youth Ambassador Programme
For one month, from 10 October 2017 to 11 November 2017, the Canon EOS Youth Ambassador Programme is opened to all Malaysians aged between 15 to 30 years old; regardless of whether you’re a professional photographer or just starting photography. Those shortlisted will get an opportunity to participate in Canon professional photography workshops, train and apprentice under Canon Malaysia’s EOS Ambassadors, and receive other perks such as participating in Canon’s photography events and campaigns.
Those interested are required to record and upload a 2 to 6-minute video of themselves speaking of:
- Their photography experiences and aspirations
- What they hope to achieve from participating in this programme, and
- Why they should be picked as the Canon EOS Youth Ambassador Programme.
Together with the video URL link, participants will also have submit at least three (3) of their best photography work via email to [email protected] by 11 November 2017.